Issue No. 12, Winter 2015

Bride at Intersection
Acclaimed National Geographic photographer Sam Abell shares rare and recent images of Cuba.

A young man’s love for an absent father incites a small town to conduct a bizarre hunt for extra-terrestrials.
In her memoir of visiting Auschwitz, Diane Baumer shows how facing something terrible can lead to a spiritual understanding, and beyond that, joy.


Two Charlottesville poets explore the landscape of what can and cannot be possessed.